New evidence for skills assessment – Trades recognition (through Vetassess)

From July 1, Trades recognition (through Vetassess) to allow submission of new evidence for all applicants of trade skills assessments when requesting a review of an unsuccessful assessment decision.

This applies for both documentary evidence assessment and technical assessment applications.

Applicants must lodge their review requests within 7 business days from the date of issue of the unsuccessful assessment outcome letter.

The review fee will only be refunded when the assessment outcome is overturned based on the evidence provided in the original application.

VETASSESS has produced a checklist to help trade applicants prepare for their technical interviews. It has useful tips, and you can download the document below.